Associate Professor of English
PhD, Purdue University, English/Philosophy
M.F.A., Purdue University, English, Creative Writing (Fiction)
MA, Comparative Literature/German University of Bayreuth, Germany
MA, Catholic Theology, Franz Joseph University, Innsbruck, Austria
BA, Philosophy (Magna cum laude)
Area of Specialization
Philosophy, Postcolonial African Literature, and Twentieth Century
Anglophone World Literature.
Literature and Human Values.
African and African American literatures, World literatures in English. Literary
Criticism & Theory.
He is currently revising his novel, the first part of trilogy on the theme
Articles in peer reviewed journals/Books
Works of Fiction/Creative Activities
Fictions (Short Stories)
Scholarly Work in Progress
Postcolonial Narratives and the Politics of Empathy (Book project)
Northeastern Illinois University Department of English
3601 W. Bryn Mawr
Lech Walesa Hall (LWH) 2011
Chicago, IL 60625